Tech News Roundup for Wednesday July 29th 2015


I’ve got the tech news roundup for you, but the big news today is of course that Windows 10 is finally here and most people can get the upgrade for free. You did reserve yours right? Read the news…


Storage / Memory Related:

Crucial Ballistix Sport 2400MHz 32GB DDR4 Memory Kit Review

Seagate Backup Plus Slim Review at HardwareHeaven

QNAP TS-453mini NAS Review

Kingston microSDHC Mobility Kit 32GB Review @ APH Networks

Seagate Enterprise Capacity 2.5 HDD V3 2TB SATA III Review @ NikKTech

QNAP TVS-x63 (TVS-463-8GB): AMD Powered NAS


Audio / Video / Video Cards:

Tt eSports Shock 3D 7.1 Review @ Vortez

HIS R9 380 IceQ X2 OC 2GB Video Card

Palit GTX 980 Ti Super JetStream 6 GB

ZOTAC GeForce GTX 980 Ti AMP! Extreme Edition Video Card Review

Asus MG278Q FreeSync Game Monitor Review

AMD Fury X “Fiji” Voltage Scaling

HIS Radeon R9 390 IceQ X2 OC 8GB Video Card Review

The New AMD GPU Open-Source Driver On Linux 4.2 Works, But Still A Lot Of Work Ahead @ Phoronix

Thonet & Vander Rätsel Bluetooth 2.1 Speaker System Video Review

PowerColor PCS+ R9 380 4GB Review (AXR9 380 4GBD5-PPDHE): The Affordable 4GB Solution.



Mobile Related:

Lenovo ThinkPad T450s Review

When should I upgrade my phone?

Acer Aspire S7-393 Review (2015)

Samsung Galaxy A8 Launch Details


PC Cooling:

Raijintek Triton Review

Reeven Four Eyes Touch (RFC-03) Fan Controller Review: Look, and DO Touch

Noctua NH-C14S CPU Cooler Review @ APH Networks


PC Cases:

BitFenix Aegis Micro-ATX Tower Chassis Review

Thermaltake Core V21 Mini-ITX/Mini-ATX PC Case Review @ NikKTech

Fractal Design Node 202

Lian Li DK-01X desk case review



MSI X99A Godlike Gaming Motherboard Review @ Hardware Asylum

ASRock Fatal1ty X99 Professional/3.1 (Intel X99) Motherboard Review


Assorted / Articles / Misc:

OCUK Evolution Wrath System Review (w/ Fury)

The Intel-Micron 3D XPoint Technology Report

Reach Out And Touch Your Windows

Intel And Micron Jointly Drop Disruptive, Game-Changing 3D XPoint (Cross Point) Memory, 1000x Faster Than NAND

NVIDIA’s Tegra X1 Delivers Stunning Performance On Ubuntu Linux @ Phoronix

Journalism At Its Best – Same Bomb In Different Stories

Thermaltake Poseidon Z Plus Smart Keyboard Review

Are You Ready For Windows 10? Rev. 2.0

Windows 10 Review

BIOS Option Of The Week – Memory Hole At 15M-16M


Gaming / Gaming Related:

Tesoro Kuven Pro Real 5.1 Gaming Headset Review

AZIO MGK 1 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review

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